6 days in Egypt Itinerary

6 days in Egypt Itinerary

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6 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
+3
bus + Fly + taxi + bus:  22​h
1
Dahab
— 1 day
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
Luxor
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Cairo
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  16​h 30​min
End: Jakarta

1
day
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
On the 8th (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Dahab trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Dahab is an approximately 22-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Traveling from Jakarta to Dahab, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In October in Dahab, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Dahab

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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, then stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, then explore the ancient world of Luxor Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Temple of Karnak.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Luxor trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Dahab to Luxor takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Traveling from Dahab in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 23°C in Luxor. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

2
nights
Cairo

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Giza, make a trip to Great Sphinx, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary). Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Egyptian Antiquities Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mohamed Ali Mosque, and then steep yourself in history at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cairo trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Luxor in October: highs in Cairo hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Egyptian Antiquities Museum ©
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

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